MWD- Fort Worth, TX

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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: December 5, 2018

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Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedInTwitterYouTube and Facebook.

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world’s current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



Execute MWD field services role in the drilling and logging of offshore and onshore wells.


Responsible for the operation of the MWD field surface software

Responsible for the rig up and rig down of equipment.

Responsible for operation and configuration of downhole MWD tools

Responsible for ensuring that operational specifications (limits) of the downhole MWD tools are not exceeded

Responsible for quality of field reports.

Responsible for the data quality provided to customer.

Participate in field incident root cause analysis.

Take rotations in office to Coordinate (Coordinator OJT).

Responsible for supervising, mentoring and on the job training of Trainee (MWD I), Junior (MWD II) and Lead (MWD III) field engineers.

Report equipment failures as per the Field Incident Reporting Procedure.

Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.

Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.

• a safe and healthy workplace for all employees;

• enforcing all safety precautions and practices;

• promoting safe work practices;

• Attending mandatory safety meetings and maintaining Company property and equipment in safe operating conditions at all times.



Competent with Microsoft Office

Excellent communication, organization, troubleshooting and teamwork skills. Positive attitude and a high degree of self-discipline and motivation

Relevant industry experience. Requires competency assessment upon hire to evaluate level of knowledge

High School graduate or Experience in relevant service line

Must have experience with MWD equipment, technical support.

Must be available to travel extensively domestically and internationally.

Work on and offshore.

Has demonstrated extensive troubleshooting skills in field environment

Be able to work in the office as coordinator as required


Meet the qualifications of Weatherford MWD as per the Drilling Services competency program.

Knowledgeable on all MWD tools and set-up.

2 year technical degree or relevant industry experience

Basic knowledge of Drilling systems, products and services



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor – Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.